Stuart is a solo artist from Perth, Scotland.
His influences are widespread and include artists such as David Bowie, Peter Gabriel, Donovan and Paul Simon
Stuart released his debut album Utopia in 2001 via the internet on his label Resemblance records which gained Stuart some excellent feedback from various sources.
He has played in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling, Lossiemouth, Kirkcaldy, Glenfarg, Perth, Windsor, Camden, Islington Pilochry and Dundee on various occasions, and also performed at the Go North industry showcase in Aberdeen.
Stuart took a few years out to concentrate on his Photography, but due to people asking him about his music decided to go back into studio in 2018 to record his last ep On your side. Since then Stuart has slowly been building a name again.
In December 2018, Stuart decided to re-release his debut album into the digital world, and has since gained even greater recognition than ever because of it, gaining amazing reviews and nominated for an indie award of best Solo Artist of 2019 via the London 1976 project.
Press reviews/comments“ One of the best local tracks weve ever had” - Tay FM weekenders“
"Although Stuart’s style has been compared to that of his influences, some of this material could be compared to that of David Gray”. - Dave Arcari, Music scene. “
"I think Stuart is the UK’s answer to Beck, this guys talent is a most unusual mix which is hard to pinpoint the reasons why his music is so clever, but without doubt the vocals and strong songwriting are unique and appealing, inspiring interest in his originality.” - Music industry connections.
Stuart is planning to get back into studio to record album number 2 this year, coinciding this with gigs throughout the country as well as getting airplay and interviews on various radio stations.
Contact - Stuart Blance